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Opportunity on the ice

October 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

What started as an idea sparked by a television news story in 2011 has transformed into an opportunity for disabled athletes from all over central Minnesota to play a sport they love.

Sue Justice was watching KARE 11 news one night when she notice…continue reading on echopress.com

Ontario fishing trip turns grandkids into muskie addicts

August 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Their enthusiasm knew no bounds. When we came in for the day at dusk, they headed for the end of the dock and continued fishing.
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Muskie fever can lead to ‘horrible addiction,’ serious anglers say

June 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

As another season of muskie fishing gets under way Minnesota’s muskie opener was Saturday and Ontario’s season opens June 16 these are good times for Pearson and others like him. Spurred by a catch-and-release ethic and sound fisheries management, muskie populations are thriving in many places. Continue Reading

The elusive muskie no longer the ‘fish of 10,000 casts’

June 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The muskellunge long has been known as the “fish of 10,000 casts” for its difficulty to catch, but anglers and fisheries managers say it shouldn’t take that long in this era of thriving muskie populations. Continue Reading

Muskie hunters eager for open season

May 28, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Memorial Day weekend signifies the kick-off to summer in the lakes area. Though water temperatures remain in the high 50s to low 60s, lake dwellers will undoubtedly encounter some jet skis, plenty of anglers, pleasure boaters and maybe even a brave water skier or two this weekend. Continue Reading

DNR study reveals what muskies eat

August 27, 2010 in DL-Online

Anglers and lakeshore owners often wonder what muskellunge eat and how this top predator affects other fish populations once it has been introduced into a new body of water. Continue Reading